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04/09/2015 12:42 BST | Updated 04/09/2015 12:59 BST

How To Look Good In A Suit: Everything You Need To Know

Looking great in a suit is no mean menswear feat. With ill-fitting attire, colour combinations and endless ties to contend with, it's a wonder anyone pulls it off at all.

But suits aren't just for the David Beckham and Tom Hardysof the world - the team at Dobell have put together a simple-yet-informative infographic covering jackets, trousers, lapels, and ties.

Want to pick out and wear a suit like a pro? Just follow this simple guide:

The Men's Guide to Wearing a Suit
Provided by Dobell

Rules to follow include…

  • Jacket length – a suit jacket should cover most of the zip at the front of your trousers and all of your behind.
  • How your shoulder of your jacket fits is one of the most important things to check. The seam should rest naturally on your shoulder and not move when you do.
  • Your jacket collar should closely just below the collar of your shirt.
  • The peak lapel will add some height by creating an elongating effect by moving the eyes upwards

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